TITLE: 2013 Library of Congress Literacy Awards: Reach Out & Read
SPEAKER: Perri Klass
EVENT DATE: 11/04/2013
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 27 minutes
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The Reach Out and Read organization is the 2013 recipient of the David M Rubenstein Prize, one of three Library of Congress Literacy Awards.
Speaker Biography: Perri Klass is medical director of Reach Out and Read, a national childhood literacy program that works through doctors and nurses to encourage parents to read aloud to young children, and to give them the books they need to do it.